Visayas Blogging Summit 2011

Dubbed as “the largest social media and blogging summit in the Philippines,” the 2nd Visayas Blogging Summit (VBS 2011) will be held in Cebu City on November 26, 2011. Organizers expected to draw around 300 bloggers from around the country.

VBS 2011With the theme “Blogging and Beyond,” VBS 2011 features reputable speakers in the field of social media and blogging which include, among others, Chris Ducker, Janette Toral and Max Limpag.

According to its introduction page, the Visayas Blogging Summit was first organized by the Iloilo Bloggers.

It’s a gathering of bloggers in the Visayas to talk on blogging-related issues and concerns and discuss how to further make it an effective tool for community development.

Likewise, VBS 2011 highlights the value of blogging to encourage community participation, organizers say.

The event is not exclusive to Visayas participants, it is also open to interested bloggers from Luzon and Mindanao.